K Taping

An Illustrated Guide

  • Birgit Kumbrink

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Birgit Kumbrink
    Pages 1-11
  3. Birgit Kumbrink
    Pages 13-33
  4. Birgit Kumbrink
    Pages 35-75
  5. Birgit Kumbrink
    Pages 77-89
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  7. Birgit Kumbrink
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  8. Birgit Kumbrink
    Pages 159-201
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 203-207

About this book


Birgit Kumbrink's bestselling guide to K Taping - finally available in English! This richly illustrated hands-on guidebook features a highly successful therapeutic approach to treating orthopedic, traumatological and many other conditions. It serves both as a perfect companion to training courses and as a reference book and refresher for health care professionals who have completed their training. A brief introduction to the basic principles of K Taping, the special elastic tapes used and the method’s history is followed by 7 chapters highlighting treatment techniques and their application to 50 frequently seen conditions. Each is featured on a double page with up to five color photos, brief instruction, practical information about symptoms, dosage, progress to be expected and tips regarding variations of techniques. As the benefits of K Taping in enhancing the effects of other conservative care and surgical treatments are getting more and more appreciated, Birgit Kumbrink's “K Taping – An Illustrated Guide”, developed by Germany based K Taping Academy, has rapidly established itself as the ultimate reference book for therapists and clinicians in an ever expanding range of medical disciplines.


Orthopädie Physiotherapie Sportmedizin Sportphysiotherapie Traumatologie

Authors and affiliations

  • Birgit Kumbrink
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  1. 1.K-Taping AcademyDortmund

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-12931-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-12932-2
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